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law. >> announcer: you are watching " "today in the bay." >>> well, everybody's heard about it and lots of uninsured workers are likely looking forward to it, but did you know that the affordable health care law also known as obama care is coming with a catch if you don't have it. the tax man will be playing a role in enforcing the law. you might be surprised at the panel tis, if you are not playing by the rules. few people outside of lawyers and accountants know about it, but the irs is charged with playing enforcer for president obama's new health care law. if you are not insured, it will impact your tax return beginning with the tax year 2014 and beyond. >> today's decision was a victory for people all over this country. >> this is about freedom of choice. >> medicare -- >> taxes going up on everybody. >> affordable insurance. >> the obama care program -- >> all of of the political noise surrounding the implementation of the affordleable care act has obscured the finer points about how the new law might affect each one of us. >> the irs is going to play a lot of roles. >>
warming into the mid-80s inland. we'll have the forecast in a minute. >>> also ahead, why extra law enforcement in the city of oakland is coming to an end. it is 7:30 on sunday, april 21 april 21st. thanks for joining us. i'm anne makovec. >> and i'm phil matier. we have a lot of news to talk about in the first hour. and first up boston, how prepared is fran and the bay area. we have a lot of events, what are we going to do about it. >> and i spoke with fema about that yesterday, they say the bay area is one of the most prepared areas in the world, still not enough depending on the level of the tragedy. we are also going to be talking about immigration and its effects potentially on the silicon valley. a new bill in congress. >>> what's high-tech at stake when it comes to visas and such. what's it mean to the local job market. meanwhile in boston we have a high level interrogation team. >> trying to talk to the one man alive behind the boston marathons. >> as susan mcginnis tells us that suspect is too seriously injured to speak. >> reporter: law enforcement officers remain staked o
on the capital grounds. patrolling visitors have been told, expect to see increased law enforcement presence as officials try to work out what happened in boston. there was a security shutdown around the white house. the metro, airports, extra police. a heavy presence after these bombings, explosions in boston. what is going on with the investigation? lawmakers are expected to find out today as the fbi, homeland security and others come to brief key lawmakers on the intelligence committee about what happened on that race. president obama got updates overnight while you were sleeping. this morning, he is expected to get more updates telling his aides to keep me posted and make sure the fbi has what they need. some things have been put off on capitol hill. the immigration bill that was to be rolled out will be introduced but not with all the fanfare as expected. other things may be put off. emancipation day, a parade, a big concert in d.c. local officials tell us, that is still on amid this heavy security presence. laura? >> tla >> thank you very much. they found themselves at the center of al
of boston and law enforcement trying to piece together who is responsible for the attack. a pair of explosions at the finish line of the boston marathon, the bloody scene shocked many here in boston and around the world. >> you hear about things in other countries and other places, and i guess in the united states we have to be aware that perhaps more of that will be coming our way. >> reporter: the investigation started almost immediately. officials cordenned off several blocks around the bomb site to allow bomb squad detectives to sweep the area for explosive devices. we learned federal and local authorities are searching an apartment of someone they're calling a person of interest in a boston suburb of brassiere. >> this is a fluid and active and fluent ongoing investigation. >> reporter: police searched surveillance cameras in the area, and cbs news confirmed at least one piece of video showing a man carrying two pack backs in the area before the blast. >> they're trying to sweep the other cameras in the area. they want to see who the person is from the front and if he might
applauding the work of law enforcement there. >>> the parents of the two suspects are speaking out, both believe their sons are innocent and they say they think they were framed. nbc's adrian long reports from moscow. >> reporter: the father of the two suspects believes they are innocent and told nbc news that he believes they were framed and he's frightened for his younger son. he said he last spoke to the two boys just right after the marathon on monday, 26-year-old tamerlan now deceased and dzhokhar in the hospital, he wanted to make sure they were okay. the mother of the two sons claims that she believes also they are innocent and described them as good curt yous and mode students. >> what i can say, i am pretty sure, like 100% sure this is a setup. my two sons are really innocent and i know that my -- neither of them never, never have talked about whatever they think about now. >> reporter: tamerlan became more religious and was praying five times a day. she last spoke to him in february. >>> president obama went with his national security council at the white house, the team rev w
stat news 10 years and it tines border security and makes exceptions for law-abodying immigrant whose arrived at minors and completed high school. the bill is called a "compromise." >> there are changes in the weather. that is called "job security." >> wish we could have some rain, that would help a lot families and farmers. but it will not happen. sit back. relax. enjoy the warm sunshine that is coming our way even to the coast where there will be some gorgeous sunsets the next couple of days, feel friend to send some of those to us. we would love to see them. live doppler 7 hd shows how dry the air is. we will talk about the winds. they are gusty in spots. 28 at fairfield. to 24 miles per hour at napa. sfo at 20. 17 at novato. 16 in san carlos. most of the winds are coming from the north and the northwest. this is going to be the case for the better part of today as we continue our transition from that area of low pressure and the real winds we had monday to high pressure and calmer weather. transition has been quiet other than the breezy areas and there will be less of them today u
that ended in a spray of bullets. >> i think all the law enforcement professionals are hoping, for a host of reasons, that the suspect survives because we have a million questions. >>> a special federal interrogation team is on standby at the medical center where tsarnaev and many of his alleged victims are being treated. within the last hour we learned federal prosecutors hope to charge him as early as today. he likely will face both federal and state charges in connection with the marathon bombings. in the newsroom, kira klapper, alb7 news. >> and more information about the tsarnaev brothers. police said they atm card be long to go a carjacking victim before the shootout on thursday. car owner also told police the pair admitted the bombing of the marathon and that they killed a police officer. but their father said their sons could not have planned that attack because the fbi was watching them. the fbi said not true. agents speak to the older brother, tamerlan, in 2011 after the russians informed them he was an islamic -- radical islamist. they said dzhokhar tried to run down the offic
powerful men says he will punish senators that voted against the new gun control law. scott mcgrew and ron conway promising to fund their opponents coming up at the next election. >> he definitely has the funds to do it. conway is an angel investor, arguably, the second most powerful person in san francisco behind mayor ed lee. he is an early investor in all kinds of tech, including twitter. he told the san francisco chronicle, he is so angry about wednesday's vote in the senate, he will help candidates defeat senators that voted against expanded background checks. google reports profits today. do watch for increased costs. larry page has always said he wants google to change the world, not necessarily make money. now, the company makes a tremendous amount of money. while that is important to investors, it is not important to larry. google telling app developers interested in its new glass device, the company is going to be much more restricted than it is for android apps. android, you can do pretty much anything you want. glass, no, no advertisements and apps will have to be approved ahea
pictures of the bomb kpoent skpdz batteries they immediately reached out to law enforcement. these are pictures of the bits and pieces of the kpoents. employees noticed one sinked battery in the pictures they called the authorities. >> we contacted both boston police department and the fbi. >> this vice president at syn -- tenergy says it's usually used to power remote control toy autos i don't think there is anything in particularly unique to this. however, i thits more attractive for that sort of use. another battery could have been used if it's rechargeable. >> however, it's zibed to fit into compact cars or trucks so it can only be ordered online or purchased through hobby shops. >> outside of the arena it's not fairly well known. >> they are hoping to work with investigators and are shocked one battery may have been use ntd boston bombing. >> these are generally developed for toys to. bring people enjoyment. the fact they're used in this horrific sway apalling. >> he tells me he personally called the tv aand fbi and gave them his contact information. they told him they'
a little easier. for law enforcement the work is not done. >> this senseless tax and the families deserve an answer. the wounded have to learn how to stand, walk, live and deserve answers. >> reporter: just information coming and from an official the federal prosecutors are at hospital right now. working on possible charges and the camping gear since last night. and it is important to note that we remember the victim's and word that stance at this moment. 50 victims are still lead area hospitals. and they are still in critical victim's. reporting live in boston, tory done last name -- dunnin.. >> and after a gun battle. the suspect, joe- kar tsarnaev, was captured by police. tsarnaev is now in serious condition at the hospital. dramatic video has been released of the shootout between police and the it was recorded by a neighbor who, like so many in the boston area yesterday, were ordered to stay in their homes. nearly 50 shots fired in the exchange. all while the suspect was holed up in a boat. after running from police early friday morning. >> president obama took a moment to acknowledg
to answer the question of why >> i and i think all the law enforcement professionals are hoping for a host of reasons that the suspect survives because we have a million questions. those questions need to be answered. a justice dept source says dzhokar will will face federal terrorism charges and may also face state murder charges -- adding that he could be charged before he leaves the hospital. in boston i'm stacey cohan reporting. >> federal agents confirm that the f-b-i interviewed the older brother, tamerlan tsarnaev in 2011, after being tipped off by a foreign government. the suspect identified himself as ethnic chechen from southern russia and officials there believed tamerlan was going to travel to the country's region to join unspecified underground groups. the fbi says it interviewed tsarnaev and relatives, and did not find any domestic or foreign terrorism activity. meanwhile, tsarnaev's uncle says he had a falling-out with the 26-year-old over his increased commitment to islam. boston cardinal sean o'malley is dedicating mass today to the bombing victims. it's being held at the
of developments in the investigation into whoever did this. >> law enforcement soursz tell abc news they now have a clear image of the man they're working to identify they believe could be the suspect. in a major break in the investigation you coming after the process of going frame by frame through more than 2000 images taken of, and in the crowds near the finish line. boston's abc station reporting that the key video leading to this suspect was captured on surveillance cameras outside of a lord & tailor department store. more evidence surfacing. the lid to at least one of the bombs reportedly found on a roof top, analyze add long with electronic components and slappel -- shrapnel from the blast. so many are still in mourning. hundreds gathered to remember the youngest of those killed 8-year-old martin richard. >> it's confusing and painful. we're strong. we're going to get through it. >> in massachusetts friends and neighbors are planning a vigil honoring the live of crystal campbell. >> on campus of boston university, students mourning over 23-year-old lindsay lu who lost her life as well. >>
. there was a law enforcement official on that scene as well, they were working with the fire department in some type of capacity. >> it is believed firefighters and the law enforcement officer are among the dead. including the utter devastation of this tiny town, a 50 unit apartment building has been described as a skeleton. and a nursing home also has several injuries. >> i don't want to get into full detail, there were people in critical danger and some people needed to be taken care of. and there were a few toddlers in danger so i was helping them also. >> add to that, you have the chemical concerns, a moan yum night trait -- ammonia night traits and people have been moved away from that area and they are sheltering in place and they are trying to check in and the mayor asked for prayers and said quote, we are going to search for everybody and make sure everybody is accounted for and that's the most important thing right now. whopping wong ktvu channel 2 morning news. >> all right, claude teen. the blast was so strong it tossed a seismic event. that by the of entity from the blast set off gr
is are there, there, all up and down this street by private companies. >> well, you know, before law enforcement used its cameras, whether they be public cameras or private cameras, there need to be strict protocols in in place to be sure they are not abused. >> it's a balancing act we have to weigh safety and security with privacy concerns and civil liberties. where would that information be sent? i think that's another key point and how long would it be kept for? >> reporter: it's interesting. the next stop for this is san francisco's city hall and allen, if you are wondering what the debate might be like there i called a number of supervisors asking for their opinions. only one called back. it's going to be interesting. obviously they are going to try to see how this works. split in the public. public safety versus personal privacy. >> you know, phil, that raises a good point about how long they keep the information because there is no law, no universal rule. it's community to community, isn't it? >> reporter: exactly. it's actually -- they want those in the department, as well.
's radiation law could be over before it ever even started. >>> new developments in the case against a man accused of killing three on the vegas strip, including a local inspiring rap artist. >>> silicon valley takes a closer look at the immigration bill. we'll take a look, coming up. >>> welcome back, everybody, on a wednesday morning. spanning shots up in san francisco. that is the bay bridge off in the distance. a little bit of traffic picking up. mike inouye will be here to tell you all about the roads in a matter of minutes. it's 5:13. >>> silicon valley is pouring over that new proposed immigration bill that seems to have everything high-tech wants. scott mcgrew has the details. >> we really need to see it close-up. many of us in california haven't actually seen the bill itself, much less gone through it line by line. top line stuff seems to give silicon valley what it wants, including doubling of h1v visas and company that is use immigrant veezias. increase the number of visas for foreigners who graduate from foreign schools. we educate smart kids but then send them back to places l
in boston as the city comes alive, one day after law enforcement captured the second marathon bombing suspect. they all united to get this one idiot, or whatever, to cause this much problem between all the people on a special day that all countries united. so eats good, i'm glad they got this guy. >> at fenway park the red socks and shoes game began with a moment to honor the victims of the bombing. >> won't you observe us as we observe a moment of silence. >> the first home game was a special one. >> they had a big ceremony beforehand, had all of the volunteers of the boston matheny there, firefighters, mayer, all that stuff. >> and then there was this. ♪ sweet care oh line] >> neil diamond came and sang sweet care oh line in the eighth inning. it was a huge surprise. it was a blast. >> after a week of terror, this is exactly what boston needed. warren grew newspaper sacramento. her family in the bay area was worried about her. >> i got a text message monday smirk i wasn't there and they texted me yesterday making sure i stayed inside. throughout the whnle week they have been check
to reformed gun laws on capitol hill may be in big trouble. >>> welcome back, this is a live picture from boston, massachusetts, bringigham and women's hospital. three people died and hundreds others injured. this deadly explosion, two of them, at the boston marathon, now leading to tighter security all around washington. tracie potts is live with more details on how law enforcement is responding to this big-time attack >>> a shiftdown at the white house, more officers around the capitol and in the train and bus station as a result of what happened in boston. lawmakers want to know, what happened, who was behind it, what are we doing about it. they will get that briefing later this morning. the fbi and other agencies, counter terrorism officials, the intelligence community, homeland security coming here to capitol hill to give key lawmakers an update on this investigation. president obama got an update. he was up overnight getting one. he gets another update telling aides to keep me posted and make sure that resources are getting where they need to go in boston. now, there was a huge even
of watertown erupt into cheers, applauding the work of law enforcement. the white house releasing this photo of president obama in the oval office moments after tsarnaev was captured. it showed the president being briefed by the assistant to the president. mr. obama addressed the nation last night. praising law enforcement personnel and the city of boston for its resolve. this week, some 9,000 people from every law enforcement agency near and far descended upon boston to help catch the the two men who allegedly terrorized the city. the key was working together. coming up later in this newscast, we sit down with a bay area expert on s.w.a.t. communication to discuss what it takes to keep the country safe. life in boston and in watertown is returning to normal this morning. major sporting events including home games will be played today. both were postponed yesterday. closer to home, the giants are taking on the padres tonight. the officials are warning folks to give themselves plenty of extra time to get through security. today in the bay's monty francis has a look at what fans can expect at
your door unless it is law enforcement >>> this is a serious situation. we are taking it seriously. we are asking the public to take it seriously by following simple instructions. we have every aspect we can possibly muster on the ground right now. they are doing a terrific job and working in concert with each other. we are going to need the public to help us help them stay safe. >>> within the past hour, law enforcement did surround a home in watertown not far from where the shootout took place. they did take a man and woman into custody. it's not clear what relation, if any, they have to the tsarnaev brothers or to this case. bob redell, "today in the bay." >> i want to quickly check the forecast now with meteorologist, christina loren. weather will play a factor. you made it to friday. it's been a rough week. i have good news in the weather department. 6:18. let's take you alive and talk about what's happening. run for boston in the building is pretty comfortable out there. temperatures today are going to be on the warm side. plenty of low 80s, 79 in napa. 80 in concord. christie sm
and terrorist groups. leven said to hold him under these circumstances would be contrary to our laws and jeopardize our effort to prosecute him. during interviews before suspects are read their rights is often not admissible during the trial. the issue on miranda rights is further complicated because the u.s. is a u.s. citizen. many of the rules cannot be used on americans. live in the newsroom, katie utehs. ktvu news. >>> people are in texas are being allowed in their homes. curfew is still in effect and there is limited water and electricity. many are still trying to learn the condition of family and friends hurt in the explosion. >> it's really hectic, but we are patient because we know the extent of damage on the other side. and we got friends and family that we don't know about over there. >> 14 people died in the fertilizer plant explosion, including 11 emergency responders. 200 more were injured. >>> this weekend, texas is also remembering the deadly raid on the branch compound in waco. 76 people died in a fire twenty years ago following a raid on the compound. waco and west
fighting the flames. >> your rights online. the new law that could help protect your priva plus, actress reese >>> squeak request clean actress reese witherspoon not so squeaky clean. the 37-year-old was arrested for disorderly conduct in georgia. this is her mug shot from the atlanta department of corrections. police say her husband is accused of driving while intoxicated. police say witherspoon refused to stay in the car and was handcuffed and arrested. then she asked t officer, do you know who i am? doesn't usually work. reese was released on friday. >> knew details about a stubborn brush fire in southern california that continues to burn. the fire in monrovia is 85% contained. all evacees have been allowed to return home. 125 acres burned. the fire began from a piece of equipment being used by a gardner. >> air travel could take a little longer at some airports over the next five months. furlough days started today, affecting 47,000 federal aviation administration employees. each employee will miss two days of work a month. for now sfo will not be affected by the employee furloughs.
for today in toronto. >> a prominent defense attorney fighting to keep her law license after admitting to smuggling out of jail a hit list for her client. lor lorna brown going before the state bar for an administrative trial. confessing to hiding a hand-written note in her legal papers after visiting him in 2010. that note contained a list of people whom bay allegedly wanted dead. he was convicted of ordering the murders of oakland journalist, chauncey bailey and two other men in 2007. brown could be disbarred for the offense. >>> a san francisco city attorney wants to know why dozens of mentally ill patients are being shipped to the bay area. published reports claiming the psychiatric hospital in las vegas bussed about 1500 discharged patients out of down over the past five years. they say at least 36 ended up in san francisco with nowhere to go and ended up in a homeless shelter our out in the streets. >> taking advantage of our most vulnerable putting them on a one-way ticket to know support. >> go to san francisco. they will take care of you. the san francisco department of public
for approval on may 7th. >>> a prominent city attorney fighting to keep her law license after admitting to smuggling a hit list out of jail. kristy sn christie smith is live. >> reporter: lawyers for the state are expected to be here in san francisco a little later this morning to say that attorney lorna brown should effectively be disbarred from practicing law for allegedly smuggling this hit list from jail from her client, a list of people that were apparently marked for death or intimidation. she is a former attorney for the once leader of the black organization in oakland. brown has admitted she took his hand written notes after meeting him in jail in 2010. the people on this list were witnesses against bay. that, according to the article. he was convicted for murdering chauncey bailey and two other men. she said she thought the papers she obtained were only love letters to his girlfriend and sermons. the list ended up in the car of a felon who called himself bay's number one soldier. she faces an ethics violation. the trial today should determine what her punishment is. reporting l
metropolitan area. only law enforcement, of course, is able to take to the skies in that area. we have what can only be described as an extraordinary situation in a major american city this morning. i want to turn to don berelli, a form fer special agent with the fbi, part of the joint terrorism task force, and has expertise and a security consultant. so much to talk to you about but i think you can't fathom a more dangerous situation for the officers who are responding here. >> absolutely. that was my first thought. it does not get much worse than this. you have somebody who has both weapons and explosives, and it appears they may have this person contained. appears, we don't know that for sure. but the concern, obviously, is could he be in a barricade situation, which is an extremely dangerous position for tactical officers and worse than that, could he take hostages and that's where the danger goes through the roof. this is the concern immediately as far as tactically what is happening on the ground there. then you have the added angle of possible accomplices. what's happening around the cit
's cell phone that was in the car so law enforcement could not track her movements. if you take into account the charges of kidnapping, child endangerment and vehicle theft, she faces a max of 10 years in jail, prison. hernandez also supposed to appear in court here tomorrow at the hall of justice on related charges of drug possession and being under the influence of drugs. reporting live here outside the hall of justice in san jose, bob redell, nbc bay area news. >> bob, thanks a lot. in san lorenzo, police figuring out how a woman died in her own driveway. the woman was in her 50s and found early sunday morning lying in a pool of blood just outside of her home near east 14th street. a machine that lives a few doors down tells us that area is regularly patrolled by security. the sheriff's department says the coroner must now determine whether the woman was a victim of a crime. >>> oakland police right now investigating a mugging and shooting in upscale rock ridge neighborhood, an area not known for violent crime. saturday night, a couple was walking on manila avenue when somebo
's protective cover and called 911. law inforcement sources say they exchanged gunfire with the suspect. a neighbor caught the fire fight on video. >> ultimately, the hostage rescue team or the fbi made an entry into the boat and removed the suspect, who was still alive, in the boat. >> the standoff came almost 24 hours after believe to have killed a police officer at the massachusetts institute of technology. that led to a fierce fire fight in police in watertown that killed tamerlan and may have injured his brother. it has been a long day for the people here in watertown and in the greater boston area. the search for the tsarnaev brothers have closed schools and offices and shut down the entire area. president obama expressed his thanks from the white house. >> we owe a tremendous debt of gratitude to all our outstanding law enforcement officials. >> the fbi marked captured and in boston scores of people gathered for a candle light vigil near the finish line of the marathon. in addition to motive, the authorities will also be looking to see if these two brothers were working alone or
in itself is reprehensible and illegal and there are medicare and medicaid laws implicated. there are treatment laws that healthcare providers are required to adhere to. >> herrera has sent a letter to nevada's governor and top health officials demanding records of patient transfers. >>> in other headlines around the bay area on this tuesday, clean-up crews started clearing a large homeless encampment in kelly park in san jose yesterday. looks like about 175 people have been living there. crews found an outhouse, even a television that was running on a generator. >>> and bicyclists and pedestrians will have to wait a couple of more years before they can go all the way across the new eastern span of the bay bridge to treasure island. caltrans won't be able to finish the bike lane and the pedestrian path until the old bridge has been brought down. that's expected to be sometime in 2015. until then, the bike path will stop about two-thirds of the oakltoyerbbuena island. >>> time now 4:40. allowing small knives on planes? not so fast. >> why the tsa is delaying its new policy.
and killed a stabbing suspect. the suspect called 911 last night saying he had just stabbed his brother-in-law in potrero him. officers arrived, and the suspect came out of the house with a hammer. officers ordered him to stop, but he kept coming after them. so they opened fire and killed him. >> he is the person that made the call and he is the brother- in-law of the person who was stabbed who has cut wounds or stab wounds to the head, chest and arms. what appears to be a long military-style knife or machete. >> the victim's injuries were severe but he is expected to survive. >>> 4:39. and we have some video that oakland police want you to watch very closely. take a look at the man running in that video. he is on the left-hand side of your screen. police say he poised as a maintenance man to get inside an apartment building on 10th street in oakland's chinatown. once inside they say he tried to molest a 7-year-old girl. the girl screamed and her mom came and confronted that man and the suspect took off running. police say he is in his 50s, but 6 feet tall and weighing about 160 pounds. >>> al
, which might have been used to detonate a device. a law enforcement official said monday's bombs were probably detonated by timers. 6. another piece of a pressure cooker was found at a blast site. forensic and components of the homemade devices were container, could help manufacturer and possibly buyer. wethis is a different view of the bombing. >> pam:these pictures were taken from a nearby office building and show the chaos coming up at 5:30. we have new images to show you of what the bomb might have looked like. right now we are awaiting an >> catherine:you are looking live at boston. this news conference expected to start any minute. we are learning more about the chinese woman who has been identified as the third person killed in the bombing. >> pam:catherine heenan is here with that story. and an update on the injured. >> catherine: the boston globe posted this picture of running shoes and flowers. krystle campbell. all three were killed as they stood near the boston on the last day of her life, men lu posted this picture titled "my wonderful breakfast." among the 14=thousand co
on "today in the bay." some 9,000 people from every law enforcement agency near and far descended on boston to help catch the the two men who terrorized the city. coming up on "today in the bay," we sit down with an expert on s.w.a.t. emergency communication to discuss what it takes to keep the country safe from these types of attacks. this and all the morning's top stories coming up at 7:00 on "today in the bay. we'll have another local update for you in 30 minutes. for now, back to the "today" show. [ male announcer ] a car that can actually see like a human, using stereoscopic cameras. ♪ and even stop itself if it has to. ♪ the technology may be hard to imagine. but why you would want it... is not. the 2014 e-class. it doesn't just see the future. it is the future. >>> celebration in the streets of boston. relieved residents there thanking law enforcement officers for their bravery last night. cheering the "usa" after remaining boston bombing suspect was captured. it came after a dramatic end to these events. a hail of gunfire followed a day in which included an unprecedented lockdow
happened, norah, law enforcement downloaded that from the internet, does anybody know these people? it's not -- i'm suggesting it's not certain at all that is the same individual that the fbi is looking at from the security cameras they have downloaded. >> john miller, thank you. >>> another terror scare may be over. mississippi man is under arrest, accused of trying to send ricin to president obama and senator wicker. paul kevin occcurt >>> the weather looks nice in the bay area today. as we look live toward the tallest skyscraper in san francisco, the transamerica pyramid, and plenty of blue out there. the numbers start out chilly with 41 in santa rosa, 43 at livermore and 47 in san jose. we warm up from there to 77 in san jose and 69 in the city. and the extended forecast look at what happens. the numbers warm into the mid- 80s by early next week. looks like a good beach weekend, as well. enjoy it. happened in texas to the oklahoma bombing. we'll show you the possible toxic health risk. >>> gun control is blocked in the u.s. senate and the president is furious. >> this was a pretty
on. they played games and watching video. something they normally don't get to do. >> boston law enforcements has been put to the test this week and turns out they have had some training for just this kind of response. training they received right here in the bay area. alameda couldn't operation urban shield is the largest such event in the nation. 7 news reporter heather has the story from treasure island. >> boston bombings man hunt are exactly what the alameda county sheriff's department had in mind when it created operation urban shield largest tactical training event to get law enforcements ready to respond to variety of scenario. it happens once a year in the east bay drawing teams from all across the nation and world. boston here it was and held own urban shield a few months ago. county sheriff says he hopes boston is yacht lice what they learn here. >> that's exactly why we designed urban shield so they could have command control and communication and major event that involves serious terrorism act. >> urban shield tried to create scenario that feel as realistic as po
the attack in boston is something they are already studying. >> we will take it apart. law enforcement across the country will. we will train to it and we will be better for it. >> something that helped keep people calm in line was the fact that news of that second suspect being arrested in boston was breaking as people were in line. there were people who were learning about it on their smartphones and passing the word along to some of their fellow fans. at at&t park, abc7 news. >> abc7 news will continue to have coverage on the story throughout the weekend. we will also have live reports later today from boston with abc7 news reporter ama dates. you can follow her on twitter also. >> back here in the bay area, a beautiful weekend to look forward to. rumor has it even warmer temperatures next week? >> that's right. we have records possible into the middle of next week. it should be gorgeous out there today. 52 downtown. clear skies, very little fog and we are talking about an offshore flow. some of the warmest numbers we've seen all year. that's coming up. >> thank you, lisa. for the second d
the community, boston is waking up breathing a little easier. for law enforcement the work isn't done. >> the families of those killed so senselessly deserve answers. the wounded, some of whom now have to learn how to stand and walk and li again deserve answers. >> reporter: and speaking of that there is new information right now from a department of justice official saying that federal prosecutors are at the hospital right now. they are working on charges and apparently they have been here since last night. also want to point out that many people still remembering of course the victims today. there are more than 50 of them from the boston marathon bombings that remain in the hospital right now. three of them are in critical condition. >> live for us in boston. thank you for that. >>> a bay area law man may have played a role in the capture of the suspect. some of the swat tactics came from a training program developed by the sheriff of alameda. coming up how law enforcement may have indirectly helped police track down the accused killer. >>> runners showing their support for boston
with several events. now the latest from the newsroom. >> law enforcement sources say that the suspect is awake and responding to on-and-off questions and responding in writing. but this morning i want to show you this picture of 29-year-old krystle campbell killed in the explosions will be laid to rest. this is the church in medford her private funeral service will be held at 11:00 eastern time this morning. as for dzhokhar tsarnaev, investigators are at the hospital asking him about other cell phones and other unexploded bombs. there is no credible evidence of co-conspirators so far. he remains in serious-but-stable condition and has severe wounds to his neck and throat. it is not clear whether the woun self-inflicd or suffered g shootout with police on thursday in watertown. during the shootout the elder of the two brothers called their mother to tell her he loved her. we have learned when dzhokhar tsarnaev was hiding in the boat that f.b.i. negotiators tried for 25 minutes to convince him to give himself up after a verbal exchange he fell out of the boat. >> there were three boston police
is still trying to establish a clear motive behind last monday's marathon bombing. law enforcement says that it appears dzhokhar and his older brother tamerlan was by i ideology. chilling new details in a ten-page fbi affidavit. a few minutes after the surveillance video captured the brothers at the marathon they split up according to court documents. tarrer lan heads to the finish line as his younger brother blends in with the crowd. dzhokhar places his backpack on the ground. at 2:50 the first bomb explodes. according to the affidavit, virtually every head turns, stares in that direction in apparent bewilderment and alarm, dzhokhar appears calm walk as way without his backpack seconds later, it detonates in the exact spot where he was landing. during thursday's getaway, one of the brothers bragged, did you hear about the boston explosion? i did that. and dzhokhar's roomdartmouth, key evidence. a black jacket andhat. matching the clothing he was wearing at the scene. law enforcement sources say there are clear signs that tamerlan, the older brother, had become incr
are asking the public to take it seriously as well. with this law enforcement by following those simple instructions. we've got every asset that we can possibly muster on the ground right now. they are doing a terrific job and working in concert with each other. we are going to need the public to help us help them stay safe. >> as i mentioned, this shootout took place rufftook place rough the fbi released the photos of those two men. there was a carjacking and police were on their trail shortly there after. to wrap it up, the one brother, the older one, he is dead. that suspect has been shot and killed by police as the younger brother, the 19-year-old is still at-large and police are very concerned about how armed and dangerous he is. that's why you have this shelter in place, which is effectively shutting down the boston metropolitan area. the transit areas in the agency are shut down. reporting live, bob redell, nbc bay area news. >>> we want to tell you our own terry mcqueeny is in watertown and we expect a live report from him in a moment. i want to check in with scott mcgrew this m
a >>> on capitol hill today, gabrielle giffords met with senators on a meeting about gun control laws. she and her husband, mark kelly meet with joe manchin today, sponsoring a bipartisan bill to expand background checks to include sales at gun shows and online. the senate is expected to take up a package of gun laws sometime this week. the tragedy in newtown, connecticut is prompting a change in the raiting system for movies. the motion pictures association ceo announced the meeting today in las vegas. ratings will include descriptions such as strong carnage or war violence. >> tonight the boston red sox will wear black arm bands in honor of victims of the bombing. red sox and new york yankees have one of the most-heated rivalries in sports but today, that is being set aside fr a show of unity. yankees tweeting thought picture showing the loggoes on a banner says united we stand. and the club announced it will play sweet caroline, a red sox tradition at fenway park. >> wide receiver for the new england patriots recently signed with the team is making a crib yut tweeting today i will donate $100 f
are determined to pass new gun control laws despite a failed attempt at the senate. at 1:00 in palo alto, congresswoman joins michael thompson to host a gun prevention meeting. both vow not to let the outcome of the senate stop them from passing house legislation. they say 90% of americans support that effort. >>> the north bay little league season has been cancelled indefinitely after shots were fired a game this week. an emergency meeting mgt will be held to discuss issues. >> reporter: the field where major all-star pitcher played as kid is immaterial. the sounds of baseball silenced after a parent fired shots into a vehicle of the opposing team's vehicle. >> how do you bring a gun and how do you feirpd fire it off? >> his son's season has been cancelled indefinitely until they can figure out how to ensure the safety of its players. >> i was really looking forward to play more. >> i don't want to cancel the whole season but i would rather lose a season than a kid. >> vice president says gunshots were fired near the field several times before wednesday's incident and even in the days s
are vowing to fight for tougher national gun laws. and that fight is not over. two senators held a town hall meeting in the south bay today, asking for voters' help to push congress to push forward on the matter. nbc bay area's kimberly teree has that story. >> obviously, gun violence and prevention of this violence in our country very much on the minds of my constituents. they certainly voiced their opinions about their deep, deep, deep disappointment. >> the amendment is not agreed. >> of what took place in the united states senate this week. we have moms demanding action. >> reporter: back from washington, representative anna eshoo hosted a town hall meeting in palo alto along with the chairman of the house task force on gun violence prevention. three days ago the senate rejected a bipartisan bill that would have required background checks for all gun purchases, including those made at gun shows. >> it's the first line of defense. now, if we have the background checks, does that mean no criminals will ever again get a gun? no. does it mean the dangerously ill will never again get guns? no
on the individual, why he was allowed to travel abroad and yet there were no flags put on him overseas. >> law enforcement and intelligence agencies try to retrace the older brother's steps leading up to the bombing, all eyes are on boston where investigators hope they can get dzhokhar tsarnaev to talk soon. brian moore, nbc news, washington. >>> one of the runners in the boston marathon was one of the thousands at the lonn marathon paying tribute to the victims of the bombings. the nearly 40,000 runners stood in silence before the race. mark from seattle said today's race was a wonderful experience but last week's tragedy wasn't far from his mind. >> last monday my wife and i were about 200 yards from the finish at boston. and you know, the world fell apart in front of us. the second explosion is probably 100 yards, 100 meters ahead of us. it got very scary for a little while. >> reporter: organizers of the london marathon say they beefed up security for today's event but police say the city is safe and extra security was not in response to a specific direction. >>> new at 5:00, someone fired
a shopper lev's. under crime law, states can only require stores to collect sales tax of the store has a physical presence in the state. as a result, many online sales tax are essentially tax-free even though you're supposed to declare those items on your state tax return and pay the sales tax. very few americans do. this a de senate noted 74 to 20 yesterday to take up the bill. with that level of support, the senate could pass the bill as early as this week. >> using voice to send text messages while driving is just as dangerous as testing with fingers. a new study by the texas transportation institute at texas a&m university came out today and it showed driver response time significantly delayed no matter which method was used. the study was the first to compare boys to tax and traditional tactic on a hand-held device and an actual driving environment. in each case, drivers and about twice as long to react as they did when they warned that taxing. i contact to the roadway also degrees, no matter which taxing method was used. in fact, speech to text ashley took longer than traditional
shown quite a bit of skill, and evidence of training. one senior law enforcement official told us a short time ago, these guys were almost textbook perfect in terms of operational planning and security. they stayed off the radar, but beyond that, they have shown a high level of sophisticatifi sod skill in terms of evading police, and when they were confronted with a police shoot-out, incredibly, one of them escaped that cordon. he made the point that there were more police officer there and the suspects were outgunned. he summed it up by saying when have you ever seen that? they don't known he might have other confederates or other plans. the search, while focused in watertown, not a tunnel vision situation. they may have to expand that and perhaps even to neighboring states. charlie. >> we're pleased to have scott here at our table this morning. what's intriguing are the things we don't know. not only where is suspect number two. if he got training, where did he get it and when? >> charlie, we should hasten to mention a police officer was murdered apparently by these two men. ove
, it is against the law to try them in military commissions. >> reporter: in the suburb of medford, a funeral was held for 29-year-old krystle cambell. mourners offered support to her family. >> be strong. it's a long road. it's not going to be easy. but feel the strength in the community and we're behind them. and they'll get through it. >> reporter: campbell was one of three marathon spectators killed in the blasts. the judge who presided over the hospital room court hearing described the -year-old suspect as alert and mentally competent. he nodded in response to questions. >>> in less than two hours, there's a special run in the north bay to honor those affected by the boston marathon bombings. the marin running company is organizing it. runners will leave from ross common park at 6:45. they will go on a 2.5-mile run and they will wear blue and yellow in honor of the marathon's official colors. >>> our coverage on the boston marathon bombings continues here on kpix 5 and we also added a link to the one fund donation site for people affected by last week's events. >>> developing n
than a year and this was the product of a cross-border operation involving canadian law enforcement, the fbi and the department of homeland security. a special task force in canada made the arrest this morning. the suspects have they connection to the accused bombers in boston and in just a few minutes, we are expecting a news conference to start in toronto. >>> a court hearing continues today for the man accused of sending letters laced with ricin to president obama and a u.s. senator. today the fbi told a judge no ricin was found at the suspect's mississippi home and paul kevin curtis denies any involvement. but the fbi says the letters borrow phrases from his facebook page and indentations on the letters possibly from envelopes that were on top trace back to two of the suspect's former addresses. >>> on thursday, president obama and first lady michelle obama plan to visit the texas town rocked by a deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant. residents of west, texas are returning to their homes if they are still intact, and children are back in school. more than 50 homes were destroy
dumping in itself is reprehensible and it's illegale laws implicated. there are treatment laws that healthcare providers are required to adhere to. >> herrera has sent a letter to nevada's governor and top health officials demanding records of patient transfers. >>> coming up, why your next online purchase could cost you a little more. >> plus, forget flooding. the restaurant that brings new meaning to waterfront dining. >> but first, play ball. a very dedicated fan going the extra mile to get a foul ball after the break. how's he doing? we'll tell you. >> what's cool about your school? we want to know. submit your nomination on our website, and we may come and feature your school on the show. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, royals redsox game this fant for a foul ball. you see him leap into the air and me the catch... taking out a f >>> talk about a dedicated fab. sunday's red sox, royals game. this fan leaped into the air, makes the grab and down for the count. he gets back up, gets aing about hug. and in his right hand that little piece of cowhide. apparently he is
tighten laws against gun trafficking. >>> meantime california democrats taking their first step toward moving a package of gun-controlled bills through the state senate. a ban on sale of any semi automatic rifle that uses detachable ammunition magazines. activists on both sides of the issue say the plan goes beyond bans in other states. >>> speaking of bans, california's ban on gay conversion therapy for minors is now up for debate in federal court this morning. the ninth sector court of appeals, hearing arguments on whether the law is constitutional. now the law prohibits parents from sending their homosexual children to what's being called reparative therapy. supporters of the ban say it's ineffective and psychologically damaging for children but opponents argue the state is interfering with private family relationships. the judge's ruling is not expected for several weeks. >>> 6:36. we are watch iing the weather a we give you a live look outside. san francisco, look at that sunrise across the bay area, making way for a gorgeous day as well. let's check the forecast now with meteorol
problems will not be solved with more stringent gun laws. live in pal low alto, nbc news. >> thank you. state's exhibit still ahead at 6:00, wait until you hear what is in the forecast for tomorrow. >> temperatures rise five degrees from today. tack on another five, that puts near the 90s for livermore and san jose. san francisco, mid-80s. detailed report after this. >>> a wildfire causes mandatory evacuations in southern california. just ahead, where it's burning and what investigators are saying about how it started. also -- >> every year i'm blown away by the support and participation. >>> thousands pound the pavement in honor of pat tillman. the run that took on even more special meaning this year. >>> hundreds of people gathered in the south bay to rep 15-year-old awe dree pots. friends and classmates came together at saratoga high school last night. she committed suicide after she was allegedly sexually assaulted and photos were spread through text messages and e-mails. friends say she didn't tell them how much the bullying was affecting them. they wish they would have known so t
. the committee includes the aviation industry and consumer law enforcement officials. the policy has been fiercely opposed by flight attendants, unions. it was slated to go into effect on thursday. >> some cancer patients in california could see their out-of-pocket cost reduced under a bill that has passed one of the house of the legislatures. the bill would cap the cost to patients for oral, anti-cancer drugs at least $100 per prescription. it passed the assembly monday, and is now in the state senate. insurers are opposed the bill. they say cost will have to rise in other areas to pay for those drugs. we should also note, the governor jerry brown vetoed a similar bill last year. >> officials in new york city are proposing to make it the most populous place in america to raise the minimum age for buying cigarettes and to 21. the city council on bail the proposal monday to increase the threshold from 18. the federal minimum. forestage in some communities have raised the age to 19. at least two towns agree to raise it to 21. the nyse city councils as the measure and to stop young people fr
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